Jerome KOUMBA

KOUMBA Jerome

International consultant, Director General of GES Environnement

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CLIMATE: STATES NOW FACED WITH REAL-WORLD CONSTRAINTS

n°56 Fourth Quarter 2015

Climate change is as old as the Earth itself. But current global warming is different because of its scope and speed, making   it truly extraordinary. Even though temperature changes will not occur uniformly over the whole planet, the salient features are well known: rising sea levels, less snow cover, melting glaciers, Arctic warming, shrinking permafrost regions, changing seasonal patterns, etc. Over the last 10,000 years, the quantity of greenhouse gases present in the atmosphere...

THE ISSUES OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA

n°47 Second Quarter 2013

Is sustainable development merely a passing fashion or a long- term strategic process of human progress? The concept still remains obscure and in an effort to bring out its full significance, I offer some attempts at illuminating the issue.